Columbus Day

Monday, October 14th is Columbus Day. It is a National holiday to celebrate Christopher Columbus and his arrival to the new world.

Pretend your are Christopher's mom or dad. What would you say to him about his say about his voyage? Convince him to either go or stay by responding to this post. Would you want him to go? Would you encourage or discourage him from sailing? Why? Include an explanation of the risks he would take or the adventures he would experience.  Pick you side and give details for your choice.

After you respond, test your knowledge. Click the image to begin.

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